Studio Apartment Remodeling Juneau AK

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Duran Construction Company
(907) 780-6161
8279 Garnet St
Juneau, AK
 
Croteau Construction
(907) 523-4844
9215 Gee St
Juneau, AK
 
Arecon Llc
(907) 789-4767
25020 Glacier Hwy
Juneau, AK
 
Arctic Contractors
(907) 780-4214
5812 Churchill Way
Juneau, AK
 
Carver Construction Llc
(907) 364-3215
1006 2nd St 4
Juneau, AK
 
Tom Matheson Carpentry
(907) 463-3059
PO Box 21473
Juneau, AK
 
Valley Builders Inc
(907) 789-4969
9696 Moraine Way
Juneau, AK
 
Home Recycler
(907) 789-0413
4525 Klondike Way
Juneau, AK
 
Jim Williams West Coast Jv Construction
(907) 790-2161
9691 Moraine Way
Juneau, AK
 
Michael La Fay
Meadow Lakes Supply Co.
907 373-2746
1651 W. Parks Hwy.
Wasilla, AK
 

Elevating the Studio Apartment

Studio apartments require some creativity to turn your large, cavernous space into a place where you can live, function and feel at home. The first thing you need to do is assess the size of your studio and what you really have room to do. Put your existing furniture in a place where it won't take up too much space; then evaluate if you can downsize any of it.

If you have a large open area between your living space and the kitchen, build a bar or an island. They will portion off the room and give you a place to eat so a table isn't necessary. If your studio has room for a table, then build an island instead of a bar. The area underneath becomes extra storage for you, covered by fabric curtains or actual cabinet doors.

A bar has a shelf that is thinner than an island, about two feet wide. A bar is also taller than an island, about 42 inches high. This is the best average ergonomic height since you will likely be sitting and eating or drinking. Choose bar stools that have seats about 12 to 18 inches below the bar top so people can sit comfortably. Kitchen islands are about 3 feet tall and at least 3 feet wide. It is supposed to serve as extra counter space and as a way to break up the room. The space under the island is perfect for storage since it's a large open space.

An involved, but worthy remodeling project is to elevate part of your studio and create a raised, inset area. If you have the room to spare, elevate a portion of the floor 1' to 2', making sure to includ...

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